mauveine


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mauveine

(ˈməʊviːn)
n
(Colours) another name for mauve2
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Following his discovery, he focused on the patenting, manufacturing, and commercialisation of this purple dye, which he named mauveine," Google wrote in its blog post.
I've searched for its name on color wheels, and decidedthat maybe it's mauveine.